[Sprint] Video Root Tutorial For L720t and L720 Sprint

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  1. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

    Here it is guys! All things covered, from Stock to AOSP! All files will be hosted at the bottom. Please hit like if I've helped you in any way.

    Disclaimer! I am NOT responsible for what you do to your device. This is for the Sprint Galaxy S4. Both the L720 AND the L720t. This "WILL" work for 4.4.2 but trips Knox. Be Warned!

    In this Tutorial I assume you have read this 'entire' guide. Carefully.
    First you will need to set up your pc. Windows xp - 8.1 should be fine. The first file you will need is Odin Multidownloader found at bottom of post. I am going to host so their easier to find.
    After downloading all files you can proceed.

    You will need:
    1. Your S4 drivers on your pc. "Installed"
    2. Odin 1.85 on your pc. "Installed"
    3. Cf autoroot.tar.md5 again on your pc. "Somewhere easy to find".
    4. Patience and Common Sence.

    Step one. Get your drivers. And install them. Make sure they are the only ones you have. Meaning uninstall any other cell phone driver first.

    Step two. Install Odin. The one provided if possible please. 'This limits complications for me.. and makes it possible for me to help should a error occur.' And please 'don't check/uncheck any boxes. Same thing as ^^

    Step three. (More of a recommend rule-of-thumb.) Compile all files in the unzipped odin folder. This way Odin should auto locate the cf autoroot.tar.md5 file. ;)

    Step four. Watch learn and profit. ;)

    Part 1. (Root)

    Note. In 'rooting' your phone you will most likely trip a software called Knox. IT WILL VOID YOUR WARRENTY... happy flashing. ;)

    Part 2.a. (Recovery)

    Note. In installing anything from this app 'ROM Installer' (If on the new L720t device) you must go to it's Settings, find Custom device name, and type 'jfltespr'. It will not work otherwise!
    P.S. The button to switch between ROMs and Recovery is the very top left of the app. Just hit the word ROM in the apps header.

    Part 2.b. (Recovery/ROM Download)

    Note. Nothing. Pretty obvious as to what to do here.

    Part 3. (ROM Installation)

    Note. Any of these Roms are available to download and test/use. Please consider that the L720t users should proceed with caution. (Personally ive tried around 5-7 different L720 ROMs. No big problem.. except excessive heat on PAC ROM. but may have been a fluke. Or my fault. ;) )



    Last edited: Feb 28, 2015
  2. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

  3. jackroo

    jackroo Well-Known Member

    Thank you Dais! This is sure to help fellow 720T users :)
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  4. jackroo

    jackroo Well-Known Member

    I tried to PM you but it didn't work. Did you ever find a stock rooted ROM download for the 720T?
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  5. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

    No but my the phone i rooted was my gfs. And we did a backup of her rooted stock. I will try to make odins. ;)
  6. jackroo

    jackroo Well-Known Member

    Sweet :) that'd be cool
  7. jackroo

    jackroo Well-Known Member

    Hey let me know when you get get those odins up and if I can download/flash them right from my phone. Thanks :)
  8. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

    If I can get some assistance from another 720t user.. no problem.. probably even by tomorrow..
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  9. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

    Flashing stock now and pulling all nessesary files. Then to make em tars.
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  10. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

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  12. Corbo96

    Corbo96 New Member

    ( could you post links to the cf auto root and Odin. please ?)
  13. batlbot

    batlbot New Member

    Dais, is it possible that this post has been corrupted? I only see your steps up to the last line quoted below (Step two install Odin). After that there is nothing. I see there are more steps, as quoted by other replies, but the links don't work in those quotes.

  14. DaisFlaque

    DaisFlaque Well-Known Member

    Thank you for the point out.. All should be good again.

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